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6 kg of fake jewelry worth KD 80,000 confiscated

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Commerce and Industry confiscated six kilograms of fake gold ornaments valued at KD 80,000 ($261,000) in various locations in Mubarakiya and Rai, and culprits were referred…

Customs officials stop cigarettes before being smuggled to Saudi Arabia

KUWAIT: The Kuwait-Saudi border witnessed the confiscation of thousands of cigarette cartons that were heading to Saudi Arabia. After Saudi Arabia increased prices of tobacco products by 100 percent, some…

Prostitution network in Salmiya busted

KUWAIT: Residency affairs detectives busted a prostitution network in Salmiya, whose members promoted their services through social media. Detectives learned about an apartment in Salmiya where residency law violators were…

Policeman discharged over social media posts; Car thieves caught

KUWAIT: The directorate general of supervision and inspection at the Interior Ministry summoned a first lieutenant who violated general discipline and damaged the reputation of ministry members through video clips…

Dealer, client caught with 13 bags of shabu

KUWAIT: Jahra police arrested two people for possession of drugs and paraphernalia. The two Arab men were caught by police inside a vehicle that they approached after finding it parked…

Duo stole 32 cars, robbed 19 homes

KUWAIT: Criminal detectives arrested a Kuwaiti man and an Arab woman who stole cars whose owners left them with their engines running, and used the vehicles to commit home robberies.…

Authorities foil attempt to smuggle 150 kg of cannabis – Worth KD 300,000

KUWAIT: Police managed to foil an attempt to smuggle around 150 kilograms of cannabis into the country, the Interior Ministry said yesterday. Police also arrested a bedoon man who tried…

MoI reinstates decision to seize vehicles of violators – Buckle up: MP threatens to grill interior minister

KUWAIT: An opposition MP yesterday said he will grill Interior Minister Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah after he ordered the re-introduction of a controversial decision to impound vehicles for traffic offences.…

Six arrested with drugs; Hospital staff assaulted

KUWAIT: Five women, including four Kuwaiti citizens and a GCC national, in addition to a male citizen were referred to forensic medicine for blood tests on suspicions of drug abuse…

Shuwaikh customs foils smuggling of counterfeit items from China

 KUWAIT: Shuwaikh customs officer foiled an attempt to smuggle counterfeit items from China including bags, sunglasses, makeup, chargers and electronics. An official said the goods were in four containers.…

Woman’s assaulter turns self in

 KUWAIT: Criminal investigators managed to identify a young man seen in a video circulating on social media assaulting a girl in her vehicle, the Interior Ministry’s relations and security…

Charred body found; Woman molests 8 yr old boy

KUWAIT: Mangaf firemen found a completely charred body inside a vehicle that was destroyed by fire in an open yard in South Sabahiya. Security sources said the body was referred…

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